Language : English
Published : 2014
Pages : 1120
Financial Management: Theory and Practice An Asia Edition
The financial markets have been undergoing dramatic changes in the last five years. The Global Financial Crisis that resulted from the sub prime debacle in the United States, and the sovereign debt crisis across Euroland have elevated Asian economies into prominence globally. Asian economies, both in emerging markets and developed markets are poised for steady and strong growth. An in depth understanding of the nuances and practices in these markets is essential because the operating, legal, regulatory and cultural environments are vastly different from those in the developed markets in Europe and the United States. To this end, this Asia edition of Financial Management : Theory and Practice aims to provide readers with insights into the key issues and cases that are related to the corporate scene in Asia. Key features : Chapters are adapted to explain practices and nuances in Asian markets and corporate sectors different from Europe and the United States. Provides a more international perspective of financing issues that firms in emerging or small economies face. Discusses the differences in regulatory and operating environments in emerging Asia. Showcases successful Asian corporations that have grown substantially over the last decade. Uses Asian cases and examples throughout. Content Part 1 Fundamental Concepts of Corporate Finance Part 2 Fixed Income Securities Part 3 Stocks and Options Part 4 Projects and Their Valuation Part 5 Corporate Valuation and Governance Part 6 Cash Distributions and Capital Structure Part 7 Managing Global Operations Part 8 Tactical Financing Decisions Part 9 Special Topics Part 10 Advanced Issues – Appendixes – Web Chapters
Property Valuation and Investment introduces different perspectives on real estate and outlines the principles techniques for urban analysis, property valuation and investment. Most chapters are accompanied by review questions, also included in a comprehensive question bank at the end of the book. Property Valuation and Investment seeks to inform diverse property stakeholders and help foster a broad understanding of fragmented and evolving housing markets. Specifically, its learning objectives are to: o Reflect critically on urban property from multiple sociocultural, environmental and financial perspectives o Understand and critically apply property technical knowledge and terminology such as ‘market price’, ‘value’, land and improvement o Ascertain capital market conditions and stage in property cycle o Analyse space markets in different property sub-markets using relevant, reliable and timely evidence from diverse sources o Understand limits imposed by complexity, turbulence and information asymmetry o Appreciate the role and duty of valuers, ethical and profession standards o Conduct competent residential valuation using appropriate comparisons o Write a professional valuation report which is logically structured, presents coherent evidence and articulates any significant issues o Formulate a property investment strategy, having regard to conditions and risk appetite o Value property or conduct a project financial feasibility analysis by applying suitable income techniques o Calculate an appropriate yield or discount rate which reflects risks and opportunity costs.
1. Nature of real estate 2. Market value and valuation principles 3. Capital and space market interaction 4. The complex evolving city 5. Valuation, ethics and professional standards 6. The valuation process 7. valuation methods 8. Comparison (market) approach 9. Income method 10. Discounting techniques 11. Funding and project feasibility 12. Portfolio performance
Learning Sage 50 Accounting 2013 by Freedman and Smith will provide students with the easiest and most effective way to master this powerful software package! It provides thorough step-by-step instructions on each module of Sage 50 Premium Accounting. Designed to help students develop transaction-processing and problem-solving skills in the business world, Learning Sage 50 Accounting 2013 uses real-life documents and problem cases. It also has a very comprehensive instructor support package that includes an instructor’s manual, tests, and answer keys.
Combining clear explanations of theory, fully worked examples and a comprehensive set of revision questions, Company Accounting and Financial Statements, sixth edition, provides students with an accessible and practical guide to preparing and interpreting company financial reports. Thoroughly updated to incorporate the most recent changes in International and Australian Accounting Standards Company Accounting and Financial Statements, sixth edition, is suitable for students commencing studies in company accounting and also those studying at more advanced levels. The content has been refocused on the Diploma qualification for Accounting by concentrating on the two performance criteria for the one competency unit.
This new edition has been written by Doug Gourlay and David Flanders specifically in alignment with MYOB AccountRight Plus Version 19.7 and MYOB AssetManager Pro v 3.6 Test Drive edition software. The book comes with a DVD containing MYOB AccountRight Plus v19.7 Educational Edition for PC, as well as software for using MYOB on Mac. AccountEdge version 9.6 Education Edition and MYOB AssetManager Pro v 3.6 Test Drive Edition. The DVD also includes UWatch interactive simulation tutorials powered by Adobe Captivate Software, giving students a hands-on demonstration of MYOB v19.7 functionality detailed in the text. Former Chapter 9 Fixed Assets is now available online as are 9 extra revision exercises.